UAF Weekly Science Calendar, Nov. 10 - 14

Submitted by Center for Global Change
Phone: 474-5818



7 p.m. - Schaible Auditorium, Bunnell Building
Free Public Lecture on the U.S.'s Role in Nuclear Non-Proliferation, sponsored by No Nukes North
A Journey from Los Alamos to Nagasaki
John Eichelberger, Department of Geology and Geophysics and the Geophysical Institute
For more information e-mail


10-11 a.m. - 401 IARC
Office of Sponsored Programs - Proposal Office
Proposal Administrators and Coordinators Meeting
Topics will include new staff, unit assignments, space requirements, upcoming training sessions, and some reminders to help solve recurring issues.
For more information call 474-1851 or e-mail

Noon - 204 Butrovich Building
ARSC Faculty Seminar Series
Oceanographic Modeling
Kate Hedstrom, Arctic Region Supercomputing Center
For more information call 474-7160 or e-mail

1:30 p.m. - 401 IARC
Atmospheric Science Informal Seminar
Climatology of Extreme Weather Events
Martha Shulski, Alaska Climate Center, UAF
For more information call 474-7910 or e-mail


1:30 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Geophysical Institute Seminar
High Frequency Variations in the Past Strength (Paleointensity) of the Earth's Magnetic Field: Geomagnetic, Stratigraphic, Cosmogenic and Possibly Climatic Implications
Joseph Stoner, INSTAAR, University of Colorado at Boulder
A reception follows at 2:45 in the Globe Room.
For more information call 474-7622

7 p.m. - UA Museum
Free Museum Lecture, Co-sponsored by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game
Wildfire in Interior Alaska
Dale Haggstrom, Fire Habitat Management Coordinator, Alaska Department of Fish and Game
For more information call 474-7505


2 p.m. - 232 Duckering Building
Thesis Defense, Electrical & Computer Engineering Department
A Sounding Rocket Attitude Determination Algorithm Suitable for Implementation Using Low Cost Sensors
Mark Charlton, Ph.D. candidate in Electrical/Aerospace Engineering
For more information call 474-5206 or e-mail

2 p.m. - 417 IARC
Special Seminar
Measurement of Atmospheric NO3 and N2O5 by Laser-induced Fluorescence Techniques
Jun Matsumoto, Tokyo Metropolitan University
For more information call 474-7235 or e-mail

3:30 p.m. - Elvey Auditorium, 214 Elvey Building
Life Sciences Seminar Series
Sponsored by the Institute of Arctic Biology and the Department of Biology & Wildlife
Translation Initiation in Yeast: Biochemical Systems for Studying the Roles of eIF3 and eIF4F
David Freistroffer, University of Alaska Anchorage
For more information call 474-7640 or e-mail

3:30 p.m. - 201 Natural Sciences Facility
Department of Geology and Geophysics Seminar
High Latitude Paleo-and-Environmental Magnetism: Initial Results from Ellesmere Island, Iceland/E. Greenland and Gulf of Alaska Sediments
Joseph Stoner, INSTAAR, University of Colorado at Boulder
For more information call 474-7565 or e-mail

3:30 p.m. - 304 Eielson Building
Anthropology Colloquium Series
Sponsored by the Anthropology Department with funding by the National Science Foundation through ARCUS
...Different Day: A Culture History of Hydaburg
Kirk Dombrowski, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY
For more information call 474-6188 or e-mail

3:45 p.m. - Globe Room, Geophysical Institute
Department of Physics Journal Club
Weekly informal presentation.
For more information see or call 474-7339.